A Free Market Earth Day

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As has become the tradition, Laura Huggins injects some free market environmentalism wisdom into the national conversation on Earth Day.

This year she's at it again in the Daily Caller: "Green activism is often a threat to the very environment that activists are trying to save." Instead, she writes, "a better long-term strategy for Mother Earth might entail a little more economics and a little less activism."

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Shawn Regan is a research fellow at PERC. He holds a M.S. in Applied Economics from Montana State University and degrees in economics and environmental science from Berry College. He is also a visiting fellow at the Breakthrough Institute. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Quartz, High Country News, Reason, Regulation, Grist, and...
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